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    November 25, 2012
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find 8,000 convenient locations. best of all, this plan has the lowest part d premium in the united states -- only $15 a month. open enrollment ends december 7th. so call today or visit your local walgreens. . >> live from the kgo tv broadcast center this, is abc7 news. >> good morning, everyone. thanks for joining us.
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i'm carolyn tyler. let's start with the quick first look at the weather with our meteorologist lease arrange. >> hi there, carolyn. good morning, everyone. here in the north bay up above about 2500 feet you can see all the sunshine. but below the dense fog advisory has been allowed to expire in the north bay. take a look at the visibilities elsewhere. three quarters of a mile in hayward. that's gotten worse but a little better in san jose. mountain view a mile and a half and less than a quarter mile in no sought toe. clear conditions in the east bay. downtown not looking so bad but it will take another hour or two. in fact, the fog is going to sit right there over the bay through about 10:00. then by noontime we are sunny with mainly low to mid-60s around the bay. and looking at more fog tonight. a couple of dry days before the rain returns. carolyn. >> thank you, lease a lisa. the nation's oldest and san francisco's largest toy giveaway of its kind kicks off its latest effort this morning.
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a 5k run is getting underway right now at crissy field sponsored by the san francisco firefighters toy program. kera is there to explain exactly how this is going to help fill the need for new toys. kera. >> hey, carolyn. good morning. what an exciting moment here on chrissy field. literally just as you send it over to me, 2500 santa hat wearing runners are embark on a 5k called the run wild san francisco. there are groups of families and friends. they all brought unwrapped toys or monetary donations to support the san francisco firefighters toy program. it needs toys now early enough to deliver them to children in need. and children who may otherwise go without for the holidays. it has evolved in 1949 when it was just a few firefighters repairing broken toys and bikes for just 15 families. now 300 firefighters and volunteers distribute more than
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200,000 knows to more than 40,000 disadvantaged children in the bay area. organizers say that this one, i mean, look at this, so much fun. this is the seventh year of the run. not only is it an enjoyable sunday morning, but it's a great way to get the community together for a greater cause. take a listen. >> we got a lot of people that will be, you know, going for a real fast 5k time but really the majority of time are out here to have a great time. everybody is going to be wearing the santa hat because we look at all the runners, all the runners are bringing in toys. so we look at them all at santas. we are even shuttle a lot of participants in from around the city on on santa express that we created just to get people down near chrissy field. >> it's a great run and a good way to start after all the eating from thanksgiving, to do a little run, get back into shape, work off those few extra pounds you might have put on the last few days. >> definitely lots of fun but in all seriousness the toy program
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serves various organizations, shelters are women and children, cancer wards and also a pediatric a.i.d.s. unit. if you are missing out on the run and you are not here now you are definitely missing out an a gorgeous morning in san francisco. but we have information on where and how you can donate either unwrapped toys or monetary donations. just go to our website abc7 news.com and click on "see it on tv." reporting live in san francisco, abc7 news. >> those firefighters do a great job. thank you, kera. if you are looking to lend a hand this holiday season, we invite you to be part of the abc7 share your holiday food drive. it's on december 12th. we are going it be taking your donations for local food banks. for more information and the location nearest you, just go to our website. abc7 news.com/community. >> in other news,
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fog out there may have played a role in a fiery fatal collision near the carkenas bridge. the crash shut down the westbound lanes in crockett just before 2:30 this morning. the car caught fire with a person trapped inside. other motorists tried to help put out that fire. the alert has been cancelled but visibility is still very low in the area due to fog. >> the chp is investigating a fatal accident on highway last night backed up traffic for hours last night near the airport. it happened near south airport boulevard just after 1:00. a pedestrian was struck by cars and killed. the chp immediately closed all the northbound lanes between grand avenue and oyster point. the victim, a woman, died at the scene, leaving investigators with little information to go on. >> it was a female in her mid-20s, early 30s at this time, but it's all under investigation. we don't know if she was walking across the freeway or dropped off so that's still under
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investigation. >> northbound traffic was diverted around the scene using highway 380 and san bruno avenue as detours. >> police say another person was 101 killed on the roads yesterday in san mattio on a hit-and-run. officers arrested a driver who struck a concrete garbage container that threw into the air, hitting a man on south delaware street. he later died at a local hospital. witnesses say the driver stopped, got out of his car, surveyed the damage and then got back in and drove off. police later arrested him at his home. new this morning san francisco police are investigating a collision between two s.u.v.s that injured two people and knocked out power to the area. it was near paul meadow avenue. the collision occurred just before 11:30 last night. the injuries are said to be minor despite all the damage. one s.u.v. rolled over and another took out a power pole
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and damaged a house. the power has since been restored. >> the less are on the scene of a double murder. officers called to brookdale avenue near short street around 6:00 this morning and that's where they found two shooting victims. both died later at a local hospital. no names or suspect information has been released. a touching memorial this weekend for a man who was shot and killed by armed robbers outside a 711 last week. this morning both suspects are in custody. rory park pettiford was killed by two men who went on a crime spree november 16th. friends and family remembered the 22-year-old. abc7 news reporter john alston was at the service. >> reporter: hugs and tears outside the campbell funeral home where dozens of friends and family members shared their memories of 22 year rory park pettiford, the young man caught up in last week's crime spree.
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>> i will never, ever get over this. if he were just a friend i would never get over it because he was such a special person. not just a son but a special person. >> every day i have to stop and i have to think about how i miss him, how i can't believe that this is true. >> on friday night of last week park pettiford was shot to death as two masked men tried to carjack him at the 711 store on south carly boulevard. that night the gunman also shot and wounded a san jose officer after committing armed robbery at four businesses. 26-year-old jonathan was arrested after a short manhunt but his alleged partner was on the lose until afternoon. that person is a 15-year-old boy from san jose who was arrested at an apartment complex in concord. police have no information on the concord connection or the relationship between the man and the teenager. >> that's undetermined yet.
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there's nothing that either one of them provided, at least that the investigator shared with me. >> rory park pettiford's brother announced the arrest of the 15-year-old at the memorial service today. >> me and rory actually grew up with some of the members that are in the san jose police force and when they found out rory was the victim, they really pulled out all the stops. i'm really thankful that they found both of these gentlemen. >> rory's father talked about the 15-year-old suspect. >> let me say to his parents that i know that you are probably grieving also. because not only did they take rory's life, but they took their own lives by doing such a heinous thing and my prayers go out to them. >> jonathan is in jail on a murder charge that makes him eligible for the death penalty in convicted. the juvenile is in juvenile hall. he's facing homicide and robbery charges. they will determine if the boy will be tried as an adult. police are not talking about a motive and the $20,000 reward will not be handed out because none of the tips they received led to the arrest.
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in san jose, john alston, abc7 news. >> up next a fire in bangladesh kills more than 100 peel. we will also tell you when the u.s. supreme court might rule on same-sex marriage. and nhl players still locked out but it's not keeping fans away from the ice. the san francisco minor league team that's turning the lockout into a success.
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>> this is abc7 news. >> new this morning at least 112 people are dead after a fire raced through agamete factory in bangladesh last night. so far firefighters have recovered 100 bodies from the multi-story factory outside the country's capital. 12 people died jumping from the upper floors. and the death toll could rise as the investigation continues. bangladesh has about 4,000 garment factories, many operating without proper safety measures. the $20 billion in annual clothing exports mostly gets shipped to the u.s. and europe. this week congress returns to take on the pending fiscal cliff. year-end deadline where higher taxes and deep cuts kick in if a compromise haven't been reached. the stock markets have been betting early among congress
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will reach an early compromise, showing gains in this week's session. but republicans and democrats sound as far apart as ever on reaching a solution. >> the house of representatives has a bipartisan bill passed by the senate that will spare 898% of taxpayers across america from any income tax bases and 98% of businesses. it's a bipartisan bill the house should pass. >> it's fair to ask my party to put revenue on the table below historic packages. i will cap deductions. if you cap deductions around the 30, $40,000 range you can raise $1 trillion in revenue and the people who lose deductions are the upper income americans. to do this i just don't want to promise spending cuts, i want entitlement reforms. >> senator graham said the senate version will cutback the military to dangerously low levels. new this morning the u.s. supreme court justices will go behind closed doors this week to
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decide whether now is the time to rule on same-sex marriage. today's l.a. times reports on friday the court will sift through appeals on california's prop 8 and the national defense of marriage act. for justices the issue is not just what to decide, but when it should be decided. in the past the court has been criticized for waiting too long or moving too quickly to recognize constitutional rights. >> 422 regular season national hockey league games have been cancelled so far because of the nhl lockout. on friday the league pulled the plug on it's all-star weekend. but the labor dispute isn't all bad news for everyone. it's giving local minor leaguers a chance to shine. cornell bernard follows shark fans over to the cow palace where the san francisco bulls play. >> reporter: call it major league hockey without all the glitz. >> kettle corn! >> or the glamour. >> high-fiving the bulls, right?
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yes! yes! >> the san francisco bulls, a minor league team, is playing their ninth home game, but already have a loyal following from the sharks fans who have no team right now. that's thanks to the nhl lockout. >> all i have seen here, whatever level, they are well-matched and they are exciting. >> you miss the sharks? >> yeah, definitely. >> these guys are pretty good, though, right? >> yeah, pretty good. >> this is henry's second bulls game. his mom and dad are hooked. >> i think it's great. it's much easier to get to than going to san jose. we live in the city and we are happy to be here tonight. >> the bulls manager said the lockout has been good for the new team. >> the sharks fan support is great and the lockout can only benefit us, as sad as it is. >> but it's given the sharks player ryan clowe a new job as assistant coach. >> it's worked out well. >> i feel like it's making the most of a bad situation with the lockout. >> ticket prices for bulls games
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average about 20 bucks, last -- about half the price of a sharks game. >> the sharks are a little better but everything is a little more expensive at a sharks game. >> i'm a sharks fan and a bulls fan. >> about 3,000 fans attended the game and in the end the bulls beat the stockton thunder 6-3. not only are tickets affordable, the price of hot dogs and refreshments won't break the bank either, about five or six dollars for them. at the cow palace, colonel bernard, abc7 news. >> lisa is here now talking about all the dense, thick fog we had today. >> and a busy travel day as well and ing sfo. delays 49 minutes it looks like it's brightening up from the roof camera. ice sunny in the east bay valleys but everyone else still look at the gray sky. we will talk about when it lifts and how much more sunshine we have before the rain arrives. >> thank you, lisa. also ahead, stanford location up
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a spot in the pac-12 title game, beating ucla last night in southern california. mike shumann has your highlights and postgame reaction c
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>> all morning long there were fog advisories and a lot of folks want to know what's going on as we end the holiday weekend. >> and end the balmy stretch of string like weather, although we have a couple days of it. although our mornings are
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definitely changing. as this area of high pressure weakens, we are getting the fog. this is sunny lake tahoe where temperatures are in the 20s. going to a high of 54 today. and closer to home, vollmer peak you see the haze. it is sunny in the east bay. they haven't had any fog. we are looking at some of the better conditions here although we will see the cloud deck erode. it is getting a little worse for our friends in hayward. live doppler 7hd right now. we will look at raindrops headed our way in the next 48 hours. right now it's the fog that's been all over the bay and it's sitting right over the bay. and the visibilities are worse in the north bay from napa to no sought toe, less than a quarter of a mile and the airport delays, although sfo improving at 2 miles. five miles along the coast. you see the south bay and the fog around hayward but the better visibility even from the delta which usually is a pretty foggy place. in the next hour or so we will
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continue to see the improvement from the north bay. the south bay is going to lag behind a little bit, as well as parts of our east bay. it could take ward 10:00, 11:00. by noontime everyone will be sunny. but it's been a chilly morning with some 30s but now those numbers of replaced in the 40s but with less sunshine today due to all that fog. we will see limited warming. it will be cooler out there. 50 in fremont, 52 mountain view and 54 in san francisco and half moon bay. highlights, areas of dense fog this morning is then the numbers will be responding to that sunshine and we will see afternoon high hads a little warmer than we were yesterday. so that's the -- a little cooler, i should say, than we were yesterday. that is the good news. we will look at conditions really changing in the next couple days as the high pressure weakens. we will look for the cooler temperatures and the rainy weather to head our way come overnight tuesday into
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wednesday. the weak high pressure with us. it will stay with us the next 24 hours and then slide to the east. as it does, a pretty strong storm system will be developing in the pacific northwest. that's going to bring up first a subtropical moisture and it's going to start with some pretty good rain and win come tuesday night. so we are looking at colder systems behind this one. but monday should be dry. that's always good for your back to work monday. tuesday mostly cloudy and by late tuesday here we are, 4:00 in the morning, there's the front already pushing into sonoma and marin county, making for a sloppy commute on wednesday. maybe some localized flooding, too. but that should be a quick mover. today 66 in fremont, as well as san jose with clear conditions here along the central coast. we will see warmer highs, upper 60s to the low 70s. so the first system heads on out throughout the day on wednesday. decreasing the win and rain. a break on thursday. the next system could be colder and that should bring a enter
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storm system to the sear they have with lower snow levels. >> so we better enjoy the nice whether while we've got it? >> you've got it. >> let's check out sports. carson palmer returns to cincinnati to face his old team when oakland plays the bengals. and at 1:25 the niners are in new orleans. we will finally see whether coach jim harbaugh is starting colin kaepernick or alex smith. last night stanford had a chance to clinch the pac-12 north if they could beat ucla in south pasadena. here's mike with the highlights. he has the highlights in this morning's sports. >> good morning. kickoff with a little college football. stanford had to beat ucla yesterday in the season finale to advance to the pac-12 title game against ucla. stanford had beaten the bruins three times coming up. cardinals on the move early. 11-play, and the opening play,
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75-yard drive opening. kevin hogan finding the receiver drew turrell wide open in the end zone, 7-0, stanford in a flash. brent huntley, and foray. ties the game at 7. stanford showing off the wildcat. anthony takes the snap and takes it right up the gut. ten yards for the touchdown, 14-7, stanford. next drive, stefhon taylor breaks through. gets to the open field. no one is going to catch hem. 49 yards. taylor set a school record, 21 100-yard games. stanford led 21-10 at the half. third quarter. picked by jordan richards. 22nd straight game with a turnover for stanford's defense. that's fourth longest in the nation. look at this catch. he had to squeeze it against his helmet. what a play. that led to taylor's second touchdown of the game, 142 yards, 20 carries and only 3 quarters of work. stanford wins 34-17. taking the pack is it 11 north division. they face ucla on friday at stanford for the pac-12 championship. >> we came out here, take it one step at a time. i know it's a game we needed to win. we came out here, tried to get
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the detail. like i said, one play at a time and everything will go right. >> we had an old-fashioned shootout at spartan stadium. san jose state looking for their tenth win of the season, hosting louisiana tech. david came out swinging. connects with hansel out of the backfield. he will do the rest. 42-yard touchdown. the spartans trailed 27-24 at the half. third quarter. up the middle. third touchdown of the game. he had 217 yards rushing. spartans up 38-37. fourth quarter, louisiana tech. cameron to quinton patton. bulldogs down 45-43. midway through the fourth. to carr. watch this catch. amazing. play was reviewed and upheld. 26-yard touchdown. spartans end the year 10-2 with a 52-43 victory. let's jump to the hardwood. warriors back-to-back games. losing friday night in denver but turned it around last night against minnesota. warriors have taken the last
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11 from the t-wolves. this game is about amazing shots. check it out. 99 out of 100 times he will miss the shot. lee ended with 17 on the night. not to be outdone, rookie harrison barns, posterized! look at the warriors bench. they go wild. t-wolves led at the half. klay thompson led the way in the second half. he had 24. is that shot pure or what are? warriors outscore the t-wolves 24-11. in the fourth. steph curry, 3 of his and warriors look good as they 20. improve to 8-6 on the year. 96-85, that final. raiders in cincinnatti and, of course, the 49ers in new orleans. i will have the highlights at five. i'm mike shumann. have a great day. >> coming up next, you be know the holiday shopping season is here. new numbers show how thanksgiving shopping affected black friday sales. >> came seeking not really a program but just a place to stay. >> making a difference in one of the bay area's toughest
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>> welcome back, everyone. since thanksgiving night it's been mayhem at the malls and big box stores. tomorrow is sign better monday. that's where the deals appear online. and sandwiched in the middle,
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small business saturday, aimed at helping the mom and pop stores in your town. abc news reporter john looks at the bargain beat. >> so what was all this pushing and shoving about? new numbers out this morning show thanksgiving day shopping took a big bite out of black friday. consumers spent just over $11 billion friday but that's down almost 2% from last year and online sales rose more than 17% on thanksgiving, more than 20% on friday. >> we are going to get hurt! >> and on small business saturday, a day to support your local mom and pop store, shoppers found a way to avoid the crush at the mall. >> we have a three-year-old and this is one-stop shopping. we got everything we need at once. they are wrapping our gifts right now and you miss the crowds. >> i mean, no crowds. >> west side kids, a local toy store in manhattan, has been in
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business for more than 30 years, giving children a safe place to play and learn. >> well, this is like where you can learn lots of electronic things. >> in memphis, she said her customers prefer this intimate set to go the door buster deals at the bigger stores. >> they know that whatever the small businesses make goes back to the community faster than, say, a big box store. >> even president obama took his daughters to a local bookstore in northern virginia. >> happy thanksgiving, folks. >> or not. thanksgiving time thieves. in dallas a ups driver drops off a package. 11 minutes later. >> i saw a car pull up, they kind of passed the house. a lead got out, walked right to it, picked it up, got in the car and left. >> and he's not just mad at the thief. he's angry at the ups driver for
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not knocking on their home because they were home. but as more people install home surveillance systems, grinches who steal anything they can should smile because they may be caught on camera. >> that was abc's john reporting. with the still-struggling economy it's hitting nonprofits hard and some of those dedicated to helping others, not just this time of the year but all year long, now they need a little help themselves. in contra kosta county we learned about a tray angle neighborhood. it's a beacon of hope for the homeless and drug addicts across the bay area. >> walk into the doors of the bay area rescue mission and you know right away this isn't your typical center serving the homeless and drug addicted. >> trying to do everything your own is not going to work. you need god. this place offers that.
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>> you have to have a new mind-set. >> people tell you that you shouldn't do it, but nobody tells you why. i get to be a sounding board for the ladies who have gone through the same things that i have. >> thirty years ago i was a homeless cocaine addict myself. >> when john anderson speaks, they really listen. and it's not just because he went from being a successful businessman. >> at age 29 i spent $65,000 a year on cocaine and my life was falling apart. i walked away from everything and ended up homeless on the streets in san diego. job skills training, education, family skills, life skills, helping people so they have the tools so when they are ready to leave the rescue mission, they can be successful. >> sherwin harris came here from oakland back in 1994 after losing it all to drugs. he remembers exactly where he was sleeping when he decided to change his life.
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>> i came just seeking really not a program, but just a place to stay. a place to lay my head and get some rest. really i thought i was going to go out and have another run. but the lord had other plans for me. >> more than $8 million worth of food, clothing and other items comes to the bay area rescue mission every year. about a third of that they keep. the rest they donate to other charities or it goes directly to people living in this community. >> we weathered most of the economic challenges fairly well. but here recently the donations really dropped off to the point that we had to lay off five people, five of our staff members, and cutback on expenses the best that we could. >> he said one-fourth of the staff is made up of graduates from the recovery program, and like maxine, what they bring to the table is invaluable. >> so if you would like to help the bay area rescue mission, you
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can call 510-215-4555. we also have a link to their website on abc7 news.com. also if your group would like to host a abc7 listen event, go to abcnews.com and click where it says "community." >> new this morning, birds posing a danger to travelers at the minetta airport will be shot at with guns. city leaders have approved an ordinance change allowing airport staffers to shoot at birds to clear them from the airfield. birds pose a danger to jets bus they often get struck by planes. they can also get suck into the engines resulting it in planes losing power. if scaring the birds doesn't clear them out, the airport now has permission to load buckshot and shoot them. san francisco and oakland airports already allow that practice. n.a.s.a. will announce historic news about a discovery on mars in a little more than a week in san francisco.
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n.a.s.a. scientists say the curiosity rover found something interesting in the soil. they aren't saying what just yet, though they do say it will be one for the history books. right now they are double checking their data. they want to make sure everything is correct. the announcement will be made at the american geophysical union meeting which takes place december 3 through the 7th. coming up, a little known bay area post office is like a step back through time. how it could be threatened by budget cuts. >> and here's a live look at the golden gate bridge where the foggy gray skies are trying to give way to some hazy sunshine today, as this holiday weekends. we will have other full fast with meteorologist lease arrange in just a
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>> the u.s. postal service is dealing with a $12 billion deficit. among the closers and cutbacks, a local post office.
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as abc7 news reporter wayne friedman found out, it's a throwback and a gem mostly to the woman who runs it. >> if you look closely, you might see yourself in a time-lapse that is symbolic of our world. relax as you can, our destination lies beyond the freeway past this suburb, through the redwoods to a place the urban world does not penetrate. a community identified mostly by its post office. here it is, the one known for hardly ever having a line. >> most the time it's empty? >> most the time. >> do you ever get lonely in here? >> no. >> lonely should be the last word to describe elana. post office 94516 in canyon serves about 194 residents. in a community with no door-to-door deliveries, everybody picks their mail here. >> you know all the names? >> yes, i do. >> all the addresses. >> yes, i do. >> all the quirks. >> yep. >> all the family history. >> yep. >> all the stuff you are not supposed to know. >> yeah, all the stuff some of it i wish i didn't know so much. >> you know everything about
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everybody? >> i pretty much do. >> what she does not know how budget cutbacks from the postal service will affect her and this office. >> i'm actually not supposed to talk to you about it. >> you can't? >> right. it's called the post plan. >> one possibility is that the postal service may cut back hours here and replace elana with a part-time person. that doesn't please the locals and doesn't please her. >> i love seeing my neighbors every day. i love delivering the mail to them. >> it's the spine of our community. >> so this runs in the family? >> yeah. >> three generations ago her grandparents ran the general store and post office in this very same spot. they passed down a standard of service that's outlived its time. to the people of canyon, 94516 isn't just a building. how's the baby? >> awesome. >>94516 is a person. >> she's a friend of the neighborhood and everyone relies on her. >> 94516 is an attitude inside and out. >> i've never seen anybody doing
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stretches out there, actually. >> is that a violation of federal law? >> i don't think so. but he found a dry spot to sit down so, hey. >> with that elana she returned to work. there's not as much mail as it used to be but it's enough to keep her busy. if you want to mail something, anything, she'll take care of it. for now, at least. >> so you are in limbo? >> i am. >> how is that? >> it doesn't feel good. >> in canyon, wayne friedman, abc7 news. >> here is a live look now from our camera in the oakland berkeley hills where a house fire is burning. fire crews say they do have it under control. no reports of any injuries at this time. an investigation into the cause of the fire is just getting underway. we will have the latest for you on abc7 news tonight at 5:00. lease arrange is here right now talking about sloppy weather
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midweek. >> that's right. with wind and rain. right now still dealing with the fog. here's a look at the san mattio bridge where visibility is at its worst from our east bay. and around the hayward airport. up to the north not so hot either. napa, sunshine east bay that will spread across the bay. we will talk about the rain coming up. >> you may be paying for your e-mail service and not even know it.
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>> we had a nice stretch there you could be dry and enjoy some really nice temperatures in the 60s, but that's going bye-bye? >> yeah, we will get that just limited today because with all the fog it will take a while to clear on out. know by 3:00 it's getting cool again in most neighborhoods. but as we head outside i can't to show are you the sunshine is. this is santa cruz. temperatures in the low 50s right now. going to a high of 67. so a beautiful day here with little fog along the central coast. san jose, you have had the fog all morning long. the shark tank is in here somewhere with visibility about a mile and finally from our roof camera we talked about the airport delays of 49 minutes around sfo. so really ths worst weather is not in any of these shots. we are looking over into the east bay where the fog is settling right over the bay. live doppler 7hd right now
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showing that we do have the fog offshore. it was an on shore push and a weak system that's overhead right now, bringing the low clouds, the fog, the calm winds and the temperatures close to the dewpoint. so from mountain view to san carlos, visibility anywhere from three quarters of a mile. palo alto into about a mile here. so right around here from hayward to mountain view we are looking at the fog just sitting as well into san jose. but as you head north a bit of a break. oakland is beginning to clear up. still dense fog from no sought toe to napa this morning while the east bay remains sunny. it will take hour or two. 50 san jose, 54 half moon bay and san francisco. so the dense fog and then cooler today. on average of two to five degrees because of the fog. we will look for the rainy pattern to begin overnight on tuesday. so here's a look at what you can expect for the next couple of hours. by 10:00, 11:00, the fog pulls
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back. still with the west to northwest winds. it is going to be a cooler day today. but high pressure is still in control for the next several days. there's that weak system moving overhead right now. and by the afternoon we are looking at still with this high pressure in control some hazy sunshine and the system is holding off for another 48 hours or so. we will fast forward this through the day on tuesday. we cloud on up by the afternoon. the evening commute looks fine but through the overnight hours that's when we will get the wind anywhere from 15 to 35 miles an hour possible. higher elevation wes will see gustier winds and there's the front just offshore. we are looking at the rain beginning at around two, three in the morning. sonoma into marin and just in time for the morning commute. it will be sloppy and slow out there. 65 today down in the peninsula. south bay, palo alto, 66 in san jose with upper 60s and low 70s along the central coast.
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we will get back into more fog tonight, more sunshine tomorrow, and then you heard about the rain on wednesday. hopefully the next system comes in, it's going to be another strong one but i'm hoping the snow levels are lower because this is just going to be rain in the sear they have come midweek. >> it doesn't do a lot of good for them. >> no. >> thank you, lisa. have you ever had an aol account? you could still be paying for it and not even realize. or maybe you pay for an aol account because us don't want to lose your e-mail address. either way, 7 on your side's michael finney has a report you should see. >> debbie operates a successful catering company and much of her business is booked through her aol e-mail account. >> also i signed up for aol. they had the e-mail address, deb businesscaterring, that i wanted. now i continue to keep it because a lot of my customers, i do a lot of corporate catering and they leave the company, you know, but they remember my e-mail address so they will
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go to your account settings and select "change my billing plan" and downgrade to a cheaper account, and if you want to have a free account you downgrade to free. >> even if you don't think you have a paid aol account, it's worth your time to pull out your credit card statements. the bill monitoring service, billguard.com, says it finds customers died for dial-up service they thought they had abandoned a while ago. they were charged for it. >> what i recommend to all your viewers out, there take a look. if you used to subscribe to it, you may very well still be billed and you can take action quickly by calling them up and having it canceled. >> we've been in contact with aol, but haven't received any information from the company on the issues. to see if you are paying for your aol e-mail and want to change it to a free service if you want, i posted a link on our website. go to abc7news.com and click on the "7 on your side" page. i'm michael finney, 7 on your side. >> coming up on "beyond the
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headlines" abc anchor cheryl jennings takes a look at the widespread discrimination face bid nongender people. they are people born in a body that doesn't match their identity. you will hear about the struggles one person faced by going from a boy named alex to a girl named clear and how they face housing discrimination. >> i said yes, i'm going to transition. we didn't talk for like eight months . when we talked, she refused to call me clair. didn't want me to visit or didn't want me to come home. >> you can learn more about transgender issues on "beyond the headlines" right after our newscast at 10:00 this morning on abc7. up next, lottery fever. a record jackpot of $425 million. it's just days away. we will tell you if you will be able
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>> check out the winning numbers from last night's super lotto plus. no one correctly picked all six numbers. wednesday night's jackpot is estimated at $15 million. also, no withinners the $325 million power ball drawing last night which means next wednesday, this coming
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wednesday night's jackpot is estimated at a whopping $425 million. that will be the largest ever. power ball is played in 33 states. you will have to cross state lines because unfortunately it's not played here in california. a lot of snackaroos there, lisa. >> it is a mostly sun any afternoon. hazy and temperatures cooler in richmond. upper 60s out towards liver more and down toward san jose. the warmest numbers here where it's already sunny, gilroy 69. 71 salinas and the look ahead. another dry day tomorrow. clouds thicken tuesday. rain and wind wednesday. so a couple dry days. >> all right. that is going to do it for us. thank you for joining us on the abc7 sunday morning news. i'm caroline tyler. along with lease arrange. abc7 news continues at 5:00 p.m. you asked for it, you got it. the abc7 exclusive alarm clock app is available for your
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